The Rest of the Story

Rather than argue in the press and through the editorial columns, this category of our News feed is where we respond to editorials that paint a “less than clear picture” of the real scenario. As Paul Harvey used to say, now you can know, “The rest of the story…”

“Stop it in it’s Tracks…”

Posted on Dec 6, 2013 in Editorials, The Rest of the Story | 0 comments

In a recent “Letter to the Editor” in the Idaho Statesman… The Statesman’s editorial board praises Secretary of State Ben Ysursa “on the way Ysursa goes about the job.” Ben deserves praise from all Idahoans for running his office in a nonpartisan and evenhanded way. His work on the Idaho Land Board, however, is a different story. Mr. Ysursa voted to approve the Land Board’s Asset Management Plan for the state to buy commercial real estate with school endowment money. In addition to a 414 unit storage facility and brew pub in Boise, the plan calls for buying office,...

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The Rest of the Story – Getting Started

Posted on Dec 4, 2013 in The Rest of the Story | 0 comments

I believe in God. I believe in traditional family values.  I believe in free enterprise and fiscal responsibility.  I believe in the Constitution and believe that it was divinely inspired.  I believe in the right to bear arms and I believe that the states are separate independent sovereigns. Having these beliefs often brands me as a right wing radical, but those beliefs come right out of the preamble to the Idaho Republican Party platform. Since announcing my candidacy for Secretary of State, the press has tried very hard to paint a picture of who I am.  I would like to address each of...

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